James May would really like the Toyota WRC team's tool kits

Neatly ordered, tailored to each engineer's needs, and used on a near-400bhp World rally Car. What's not to like?

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James, this one is for you…

Here they are, all lined up ready and waiting for the Toyota Yaris WRC to come into service

Here they are, all lined up ready and waiting for the Toyota Yaris WRC to come into service

Each one is a proper bit of kit

Each one is a proper bit of kit

And is full of plenty of tools, all neatly arranged with their own proper place

And is full of plenty of tools, all neatly arranged with their own proper place

Each one belongs to an engineer too, and is tailored to them. This one, for the engine, has a little drip tray

Each one belongs to an engineer too, and is tailored to them. This one, for the engine, has a little drip tray

Here are those tool kits, being put to good use as one of Toyota Gazoo Racing teams' two Yaris WRC race cars is serviced in-between special stages on the Monte Carlo Rally

Here are those tool kits, being put to good use as one of Toyota Gazoo Racing teams' two Yaris WRC race cars is serviced in-between special stages on the Monte Carlo Rally

Don't worry James, he'll put everything back in its correct, ordered place

Don't worry James, he'll put everything back in its correct, ordered place

Toyota travels with around 70 staff to each round of the WRC, but given the Monte Carlo Rally is its first event after an 18-year hiatus, it has around 90 people at the 2017 season opener

Toyota travels with around 70 staff to each round of the WRC, but given the Monte Carlo Rally is its first event after an 18-year hiatus, it has around 90 people at the 2017 season opener

Team boss is four-time WRC champion Tommi Mäkinen. Helps keep the drivers on their toes

Team boss is four-time WRC champion Tommi Mäkinen. Helps keep the drivers on their toes

Clock in the background lets the engineers know how little time they have left

Clock in the background lets the engineers know how little time they have left

Jari-Matti Latvala is fourth after the first full day of racing. There's a gallery of all the action over on Inside Track: http://bit.ly/2jJdhih

Jari-Matti Latvala is fourth after the first full day of racing. There's a gallery of all the action over on Inside Track: http://bit.ly/2jJdhih

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Comments (18)

  • James May does, and now has a slight one

      4 years ago
  • I liked the moment from the old TG, when Jeremy opened his drawer with perfectly aligned hammers...

    i.imgur.com/lMHlziL.png

      4 years ago
  • Now that I would like... not to use but to say that I have to use... don't want to lose that pesky 10mm in a engine bay and ruin the set

      4 years ago
  • my dad will be soooooo jealous

      4 years ago
  • But... Dont touch this.

      4 years ago
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